The Kindergarten Teacher (DVD)

Directed by Nadav Lapid

Release Year: 2014
Running Time: 119
UPC: 7 38329 20229 3
Color Type: Color
Country: Israel
Language: Hebrew
Genres: Drama
Select a Format
$29.95 $17.97 (40% off) Buy DVD
Available on digital

Also Available On:

iTunes Amazon Google Play Vudu
Booking Inquiry
Cast
Yehezkel Lazarov
Lior Raz
Avi Shnaidman
Ester Rada
Sarit Larry

Crew
Writer Nadav Lapid
Produced by Carole Scotta, Talia Kleinhendler and Osnat Handelsman-Keren
Directed by Nadav Lapid

Nadav Lapid's The Kindergarten Teacher is the story of a teacher who becomes at first enchanted, and then ultimately consumed by the poetic genius of her five-year-old student. As the titular protagonist, Nira, discovers that her young student, Yoav, has an otherworldly talent for language and poetry, she slowly and progressively becomes interested in cultivating the boy's gift. But when fascination morphs into obsession, Nira pushes the boundaries of her relationship with the boy and his family in an attempt to protect his talent before he passes from boyhood to adolescence, and his purity is lost.

Following his critically acclaimed debut Policemen, Lapid demonstrates the aesthetic vision of a true auteur, combining a verite approach with thrilling a cinematic narrative that brings into sharp focus the dangers of both mediocrity and passion.

 


DVD Extras Include:

Interview with director Nadav Lapidr

"

Why?"(2015), a short film by Nadav Lapid


To read more about Kino Lorber Edu's terms of use and ordering information, visit Kino Lorber Edu.

Join the conversation
'@KinoLorber' on Mar. 2 2021 at 6:23pm
For #WomensHistoryMonth, we're offering free streaming of Lois Weber's groundbreaking HYPOCRITES (1915) from our co…' https://t.co/IHkDwRnHHZ'
'@KinoLorber' on Mar. 2 2021 at 5:49pm
RT' @r_emmet': Wonderful review of the' @KinoLorber' Blu-ray I put together for Jazz on a Summer's Day over at DVD Talk, who grant it "Collect…
'@KinoLorber' on Mar. 2 2021 at 4:19pm
RT' @nainitadesai': 😦😁💖 Over the moon to have received an #Ascap Nomination for Best Documentary score for' @ReasonIJumpFilm' lovely to be alo…
'@KinoLorber' on Mar. 2 2021 at 2:11pm
RT' @KLStudioClassic': Coming in July! A KLSC Double Feature! 633 SQUADRON (1964) Directed by Walter E. Grauman (Lady in a Cage). MOSQUITO S…
'@KinoLorber' on Mar. 2 2021 at 1:50pm
RT' @highdefdigest': Mel Brooks' classic #Spaceballs hits disc again with an excellent 4K UHD Blu-ray and remastered Blu-ray from' @KinoLorber…'
'@KinoLorber' on Mar. 2 2021 at 1:49pm
RT' @ChazEbert': Three Mexican filmmakers are rebalancing the narrative of their country in their recent work, according to our contributor D…
'@KinoLorber' on Mar. 2 2021 at 1:49pm
RT' @RealDavidLynch': For my' @ebertvoices' debut, I wrote about how Mexican filmmakers are increasingly working to reclaim the narrative durin…
'@KinoLorber' on Mar. 1 2021 at 10:10pm
RT' @KLStudioClassic': Coming June 22nd from Scorpion & Kino Lorber! Oscar Nominee: Best Original Screenplay One Potato, Two Potato (1964)…
'@KinoLorber' on Mar. 1 2021 at 9:47pm
RT' @CinemaLamont': March is Women’s History Month & we’re celebrating with a 4 film retrospective honoring Hollywood trailblazer Ida Lupino.…
'@KinoLorber' on Mar. 1 2021 at 7:39pm
RT' @PlazaAtlanta': Coming This Weekend to The Drive-In and The Big Screen!! #shataramichelleford's haunting festival darling that'll shake y…
Tweet Now!

Inquiries & Press

General Inquiries

Kino Lorber, Inc.
333 W. 39th St., Ste. 503
New York, NY 10018

Tel. (212) 629-6880
Tel. (800) 562-3330
Fax. (212) 714-0871

Press & Media

For publicity assistance and press inquiries please contact us by emailing dninh@kinolorber.com or calling 212-629-6880.

Educational

Please visit our educational site at www.KinoLorberEDU.com

For assistance with educational orders, please contact us at:

Phone:212-629-6880
Fax: 212-714-0871
email: edu@kinolorber.com